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Bunkyard Hostels
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

meet new travellers, learn about sri lanka from the best staff, enjoy amazing food and hang around in this cozy place. spend the best last evening in sri lanka over there. only good memories from the bunkyard!!

Stayed: April 2018, travelled solo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on my last night before leaving Sri Lanka and could not be happier with the staff, rooms and the free breakfast! I highly recommend the junkyard, it's so easy to meet fellow travelers and the staff make you feel at home

Stayed: April 2018, travelled with friends
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Thank mattfreeman87
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bunkyardhostels, General Manager at Bunkyard Hostels, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Matt!

Thanks for choosing to stay with us and also for your lovely review! You and Mario were absolute legends!

We are really glad you enjoyed the rooma and breakfast :) Wish you guys were staying with us till the New year celebrations start on the 15th of April! You would have loved that!

Take care Matt and hope to see you again very soon!

Best regards,
Iresha

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is well located and very nice. Good atmosphere and staff always happy to help. Rooms and common areas are kept clean at all moments. Laundry service available as well as a pick up and drop at the airport. The plus is the breakfast. Made in the moment and in front of you, fresh and delicious!

Stayed: March 2018, travelled with friends
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Thank Kache93
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bunkyardhostels, General Manager at Bunkyard Hostels, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kache93!

Thanks for taking the time to review Bunkyard Hostels! We are truly glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and definitely loved having you!

So good to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast options :) We offer Omelettes, Fruits and a range of other choices with a couple of juices you can enjoy as well :) Hopefully you did get to try all of them :)

We hope you had a wonderful trip around Sri Lanka and really hope we get to see you again at Bunkyard Hostels very soon!

Keep in touch!

Best regards,
Iresha

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really great hostel. Amazing breakfast included - we especially liked the curd and fruit. Comfy beds, good air con, great social seating area and helpful staff. Just a shame we didn’t really like Colombo but this is the perfect place to start your trip

Stayed: March 2018, travelled as a couple
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bunkyardhostels, General Manager at Bunkyard Hostels, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi beatricewilkin!

Thank you for staying with us and your lovely review of Bunkyard Hostels! We really loved having you stay with us and appreciate your kind words :)

We are really glad you got a chance to try out our new breakfast addition, the curd and fruits! :) It seems to be a hot favorite at the hostel :)

Sadly, you were not able to enjoy Colombo much :( If you do get a chance to come back this way, we will help you to give it a second shot and hopefully you will change your mind :)

We hope you're having a wonderful trip around Sri Lanka and are able to capture some amazing memories to take back home with you :)

Happy Travels!
Iresha

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay at Bunkyard. Chilled out staff and good facilities. Breakfast was tasty and bed was comfy. Showers and toilets are clean and good condition and the whole vibe of the place is very cool.

Stayed: March 2018, travelled solo
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Thank tomowst
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bunkyardhostels, Manager at Bunkyard Hostels, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tomowst,
Thanks for taking the time to review us and for all the amazing words. We will definitely pass on your message to everyone working in the kitchen and housekeeping department as well and we hope that you enjoyed your travels around our island.
Cheers and happy travels!
Kiran.

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